BLUE CRUSHED

Blue Crushed is my personal re-interpretation of the movie Blue Crush. It’s a two-part video installation consisting of a 47 minute reprise of the original film, as well as a short loop of the protagonist doing chin-ups forever. I’ve altered

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BLUE CRUSHED

Blue Crushed is my personal re-interpretation of the movie Blue Crush. It’s a two-part video installation consisting of a 47 minute reprise of the original film, as well as a short loop of the protagonist doing chin-ups forever. I’ve altered

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LONDON ONTARIO

I’m living in London Ontario now. I’ve got a studio at home with two windows and a bottomless cup of coffee thanks to having access to kitchen facilities. A lot of great artists roll through town here, and a lot

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LONDON ONTARIO

I’m living in London Ontario now. I’ve got a studio at home with two windows and a bottomless cup of coffee thanks to having access to kitchen facilities. A lot of great artists roll through town here, and a lot

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Where does meaning go when it dissipates?

No Mercy

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Where does meaning go when it dissipates?

No Mercy

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FUN WITH HI/LO CULTURE

This is some book art I did. I am interested in the places hierarchies exist, and how they are expressed. I re-bound a Star Wars pulp novel with a gold-stamped, burgundy fabric hardcover, and lined it with some pretty floral

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FUN WITH HI/LO CULTURE

This is some book art I did. I am interested in the places hierarchies exist, and how they are expressed. I re-bound a Star Wars pulp novel with a gold-stamped, burgundy fabric hardcover, and lined it with some pretty floral

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OTHER BUSINESS

I’m part of the Other Business Collective. Here is our Central Regulatory Message: We are all artists at work networking about our work. In common we make art through approaches appropriated / hijacked / borrowed from or embodying business. We

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OTHER BUSINESS

I’m part of the Other Business Collective. Here is our Central Regulatory Message: We are all artists at work networking about our work. In common we make art through approaches appropriated / hijacked / borrowed from or embodying business. We

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Collaboration with 521* Friends

I did a residency at Struts Gallery in Sackville, New Brunswick for a month in the fall of 2011. I spent the month writing a hand-written personal letter to each of my facebook friends. As I wrote them, they were

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Collaboration with 521* Friends

I did a residency at Struts Gallery in Sackville, New Brunswick for a month in the fall of 2011. I spent the month writing a hand-written personal letter to each of my facebook friends. As I wrote them, they were

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Misc. Inc. Residency

I’m working away on the work one does in order to make one’s own work here in beautiful Sherbrooke, Quebec. I’m here for a residency at the misc. gallery, which is curated by Zachary Gough, the gallery intern. Zach interviewed me,

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Misc. Inc. Residency

I’m working away on the work one does in order to make one’s own work here in beautiful Sherbrooke, Quebec. I’m here for a residency at the misc. gallery, which is curated by Zachary Gough, the gallery intern. Zach interviewed me,

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MAIL FAN CLUB

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MAIL FAN CLUB

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Walking Women

Walking Women (Click to play) I’m interested in Flâneuserie. I had a great opportunity to visit Nana Debois Buhl in her studio with some MFA pals last winter; and she works a lot with this idea. I’ve been thinking / reading

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Walking Women

Walking Women (Click to play) I’m interested in Flâneuserie. I had a great opportunity to visit Nana Debois Buhl in her studio with some MFA pals last winter; and she works a lot with this idea. I’ve been thinking / reading

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PIEROGI NIGHT

I’m co-hosting a contemporary art radio show. Woo! ^ that’s a link above this text. Pierogi Night is a radio show Jared Peters and I broadcast and record at CFMH, the local campus radio station. The blog has links to

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PIEROGI NIGHT

I’m co-hosting a contemporary art radio show. Woo! ^ that’s a link above this text. Pierogi Night is a radio show Jared Peters and I broadcast and record at CFMH, the local campus radio station. The blog has links to

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Grande Opening

I made this, and was a barista for 6 hours at the white rabbit open-air arts festival, a site-specific wilderness art residency/ one day art festival. Fellow participants included Amy Belanger , Matthew Carswell, Joshua Collins, Patrick DeCoste, Abby Fry, Zachary Gough, Wes Johnson, Gary Markle, Hannah Newton, Penelope Smart, Ella Tetrault, Danika

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Grande Opening

I made this, and was a barista for 6 hours at the white rabbit open-air arts festival, a site-specific wilderness art residency/ one day art festival. Fellow participants included Amy Belanger , Matthew Carswell, Joshua Collins, Patrick DeCoste, Abby Fry, Zachary Gough, Wes Johnson, Gary Markle, Hannah Newton, Penelope Smart, Ella Tetrault, Danika

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cookie project

I fixed up a very treacherous but frequently used shortcut in my backyard in the winter of 2007. As it’s steward for about three months (until I moved away), I repaired a barn door that was in the way, put

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cookie project

I fixed up a very treacherous but frequently used shortcut in my backyard in the winter of 2007. As it’s steward for about three months (until I moved away), I repaired a barn door that was in the way, put

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LIVING ROOM

I took possession of the 3 foot wide , 30 foot long alleyway between my house and my neighbour’s house. I painted it white for the length of it and about 12 feet up. I then decorated it as a

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LIVING ROOM

I took possession of the 3 foot wide , 30 foot long alleyway between my house and my neighbour’s house. I painted it white for the length of it and about 12 feet up. I then decorated it as a

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BIKE LOVE

On the day of the Go North! festival, I had a bicycle wash in front of the Nauss bike shop in North End Halifax.  In exchange for writing the stories of their first real bike love, I cleaned the bikes

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BIKE LOVE

On the day of the Go North! festival, I had a bicycle wash in front of the Nauss bike shop in North End Halifax.  In exchange for writing the stories of their first real bike love, I cleaned the bikes

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Contact

email me: art@gilliandykeman.com phone me: 226.224.0440 twitter: @gilliancdykeman  

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Contact

email me: art@gilliandykeman.com phone me: 226.224.0440 twitter: @gilliancdykeman  

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Saint John

I spent two years living in Saint John, N.B. after graduating form NSCAD in 2010. Saint John is a beautiful city on the Bay of Fundy and the Saint John River. I had gorgeous studio space while I lived there,

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Saint John

I spent two years living in Saint John, N.B. after graduating form NSCAD in 2010. Saint John is a beautiful city on the Bay of Fundy and the Saint John River. I had gorgeous studio space while I lived there,

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Triathlon

I’m interested in the a parallels between sport and performance: to this end, I trained for three months for a triathlon; learning the culture and rituals of this particularly intense sport. It’s very ritualistic and intense. I kept detailed documentation

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Triathlon

I’m interested in the a parallels between sport and performance: to this end, I trained for three months for a triathlon; learning the culture and rituals of this particularly intense sport. It’s very ritualistic and intense. I kept detailed documentation

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re:directions

I participated in the group show “Re: Directions” which was installed at the SEEDS gallery in March, 2008. This show was co-curated by Emily Davidson and Scott Rogers. For this show, students fron NSCAD and ACAD exchanged directions. I sent

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re:directions

I participated in the group show “Re: Directions” which was installed at the SEEDS gallery in March, 2008. This show was co-curated by Emily Davidson and Scott Rogers. For this show, students fron NSCAD and ACAD exchanged directions. I sent

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